methods in context

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  • Created on: 26-02-18 17:37
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  • methods in context
    • mark scheme
      • Level 0
        • answers just about education
        • issue only answer
      • level 1
        • methods only response
      • level 2
        • applies method to research characteristics of group.
        • method and application to studying the group in general
      • level 3
        • applies method to the specific issue
    • potential research methods
      • primary
        • self report studies
        • victim surveys
        • questionnaires
        • observations
          • covert
          • overt
        • experiments
          • field
          • lab
        • interviews
          • group
          • unstructured
          • structured
      • secondary
        • official statistics
        • personal documents
        • public documents
    • things to think about
      • legal issues
      • ethics
      • access
      • power relationships
      • availability of secondary data
    • questions to ask yourself
      • is it easy to access the group to research
      • do you have to go through gatekeepers
      • will your personal characteristics cause any issues
      • are there any ethical constrained with researching the particular group
      • is communication likely to be easy or difficult
      • is the group more or less likely to deliberately try to present themselves in particular ways
      • will recording the data be easy or difficult

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